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Near the Root River Trail, Theatre, Shops & Restaurants Great Parking & Bike Storage Families & Groups Welcome Comfortable Beds, Clean Rooms, Hot Coffee Family Hospitality in Lanesboro, Minnesota for 29 Years! The Cottage House "Your Inn When You're Out!"

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Casual Lanesboro MN Hotel Lodging

Located in Downtown Near the Root River State Trail

We are closed for overnight guests until Friday, March 29, 2024. 

Note:  The Root River State Bike Trail is closed for bridge construction between Heron Rd. and Grit Rd. from Feb. 12-June 1, 2024. This section is about one mile west of Lanesboro.  Refer to MN DNR website for updates.

Welcome to the Cottage House Inn and beautiful downtown Lanesboro! Established in 1993, our casual hotel is family-built, owned and operated.  Conveniently located on Parkway Avenue, you will find our location has easy access to the Root River State Trail and is within walking distance to the Commonweal Theatre Company, multiple restaurants and bars, retail shops, the city park, and the Root River!

Open most of the year, the family and group-friendly Cottage House Inn has 13 standard hotel rooms and two apartment suites. Our public spaces include our breakfast room where coffee and tea are served all day, our inviting lobby and our meeting room with the capacity to seat 36 people.  The Cottage House Inn makes you feel at home with our clean and comfortable rooms, relaxing front porch and warm hospitality.  We are proud to be your Inn when you’re out.

Cottage House Inn Blog ...

Fall is in full swing in Lanesboro with some gorgeous shades of red, maroon, yellow, and orange still on the trees.  The temperatures have turned a little cooler, but we still await our first frost.  The fall season brings many events to Lanesboro, including the Taste of the Trail in September, Fall Craft Beer & Wine Fest, family-friendly Fall into Lanesboro on the first...

It is safe to say this season has been busy!  We are in the full swing of things in beautiful downtown Lanesboro, and we are so grateful to all who have traveled to our welcoming little town for their vacation, meeting, family reunion, or weekend getaway.  As we near August, we prepare to celebrate our town's annual event, Buffalo Bill Days, for the 37th year!  Buffalo... Preston Chamber of Commerce